Repsol currently has an interest in 116 Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) blocks and is the operator, majority owner, and controlling partner in 70 of these blocks.
Williams Partners LP, a limited partnership formed by The Williams Companies Inc., is about to make its presence – and earnings potential – known in both the Marcellus and Utica shales with a recently announced acquisition and joint venture.
An independent review before a project's start can reveal a disparity between intentions and likely outcomes.
AN INTERVIEW WITH TOBIAS READ, CEO, SWIFT WORLDWIDE RESOURCES
Shale gas has the potential to turn the world's energy industry on its head. It's abundant. It's cheap. It burns cleaner than fossil fuels. And it's being found almost everywhere.
Many US exploration and production companies (E&Ps) have made some dramatic strategic changes in the past several years.
As the United States works to decrease its dependence on imported oil, land under the supervision of the United States government that has been set aside permanently for the use of Native Americans – legally termed Indian country – is a vital resource that is growing in importance.
As with the Eagle Ford shale play in South Texas, the Utica Shale has dry gas, wet gas, and oil windows.
We ask the President to send a powerful signal to the international crude oil markets that the US is ready to lead in developing the domestic energy resources of oil and natural gas, the energy that is used to meet more than half of our energy demand and will continue to do so for decades despite advances in alternative fuels.
The US energy industry is in the nascent stages of a new growth period that could soon lead us towards the elusive goal of energy independence.
Contrary to many deals playing out in the marketplace these days, the two largest deals of the 30-day period from mid-February to mid-March were not focused on unconventional resources.
Independent research firm IHS Herold Inc. has provided OGFJ with updated production data for our periodic ranking of US-based private E&P companies.
Oil and gas fields are maturing, and new plays in complex terrain are being discovered. To help unlock the potential of these new and changing opportunities, a new class of geoscientists and seismic interpretation software is needed.